A very, very wet day. Long stretches of drizzle, interspersed with periods of heavy rain. We appear to be in for a series of such weather patterns, the way of October-November. Halloween beneath umbrellas.
It means that roof repairs will have to wait. The best I can do is add a couple more ropes to the tarp, in anticipation of wind. I had a hunch that row of roof-caps needed replacing. The crow proved this true, and now the house wears a Blue Badge of Procrastination.